JULY 5, 6 & 7 2012
NAC SOUTHAM HALL
Full length film with the music performed live by the NAC Orchestra
Composed by Howard Shore
Erik Ochsner, conductor
Nancy Allen Lundy, soprano
Combined Ottawa Choruses
Laurence Ewashko, director
Journey into the breathtaking and imaginative world of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings as never before! Experience the first installment of Peter Jackson’s 2001 cinematic tour de force,The Lord of the Rings:The Fellowship of the Ring projected on a 60-foot screen while over 200 musicians perform the blockbuster’s Academy Award- and Grammy Award-winning score. The fate of Middle-earth hangs in the balance as the hobbit Frodo and his eight companions embark on a quest to Mordor to destroy the One Ring.
You can find more info on the NAC website here: Lord of the Rings in Concert
Tickets can be purhased through Ticketmaster here, and be sure to use promocode comicbook:
The presale ends April 11th, 10:00 P.M. so get your tickets soon!
Fanboys the world over are collectively crapping their pants right now! Marvel Studios has announced that Hugo Weaving, one of the best actors out there, has been cast as Captain America’s nemesis the Red Skull in the upcoming Captain America: First Avenger film. Weaving is best known for playing various “genre” roles such as: Elrond the High Elf “king” in the Lord of The Rings trilogy (and is expected to return for the Hobbit movies), Agent Smith in the Matrix trilogy, as well as V in the movie adaptation of Alan Moore’s comic, V for Vendetta. We can expect to see Captain America on the big screen in 2011.
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